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2011 Honda PCX – City Commuter

Sep 28, 2011 View Comments by

Honda’s newest addition to its scooter lineup takes the styling from its bigger brothers. The smoked windshield, racy headlight, and flowing lines are reminiscent of the CBR and VFR. The 125cc engine is the heart of this sporty-looking commuter. Evaluation The styling caught my eye even before I decided to swing over a leg. The […]

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2012 Honda Gold Wing® – Top Seller Gets a Fresh Look

Aug 15, 2011 View Comments by

For 2012, Honda has given its popular Gold Wing® GL1800 series a moderate makeover. Now in its 36th year, Honda reports that about 640,000 Gold Wings have been sold worldwide since the model’s introduction as a 1975 model, making it a top seller and perennial favorite among touring enthusiasts. Styling revisions for 2012 replace the […]

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2012 Victory Models

Jun 12, 2011 View Comments by

It’s a cold winter’s evening in New York City, but it’s actually cooler inside than out. Victory, a purveyor of sleek, cool motorcycles, is having a party for its latest creation in the dark, cool confines of Amsterdam Billiards in Greenwich Village. You can’t help but think of Paul Newman’s The Hustler as you walk […]

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New Moto Guzzi California Cruiser and V7 Scrambler

May 09, 2011 View Comments by

Moto Guzzi has released images of its upcoming California Cruiser and V7 Scrambler models after they were shown to dealers. The California Cruiser gets a new 1400cc V-twin based on a 1064cc version of the current California Vintage, with new wheels, brakes and suspension. The V7 Scrambler has chromed-spoke wheels, and dual upswept mufflers on […]

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2011 Honda CBR250R

Apr 06, 2011 View Comments by

In Hermosa Beach, CA, at a media party preceding the International Motorcycle Show, Honda recently introduced its freshest motorcycle: the CBR250R.  This quarter-liter sportbike is an all-new global model for Honda, which includes a whole host of brand new technologies for the 249.4cc liquid-cooled four-stroke single. Wrapped in 27 patents, including 9 for the engine […]

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